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In many ways, the work of a critic is easy.


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In many ways, the work of a critic is easy. We risk very little, yet enjoy a position over those who offer up their work and their selves to our judgment. We thrive on negative criticism, which is fun to write and to read. But the bitter truth we critics must face, is that in the grand scheme of things, the average piece of junk is probably more meaningful than our criticism designating it so

Poor Airtime. They're the Color of 2012.

Although, to be fair, it only took them $33 million to do what took Color $41 million to do.

I think airtime will do well on mobile.

You'll use it when it's on iPad, right?

Of course. Paul graham today on twitter:

Maybe you think you're making some sort of important point here. Or maybe you realize your comment is inane and you think it's witty. But (perhaps without realizing it) you and the people upvoting you represent one of the worst forces at work in the world. The people who ridicule new things when they first appear in incomplete form are one of the worst drags on innovation.

http://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=4357455

I'm a student not a critic.

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